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Home working, ML1 1AB
£33,531.00 - £39,219.00 per year
Contract Type:
Position Type:
Full Time
35 hours per week

Job Advertisement

Do you currently work or have experience with Web Security and Firewall Management Solutions? Have you had exposure to Cloud and Secure Access Service Edge (SASE) technologies? North Lanarkshire Council is undergoing a digital transformation and has an exciting opportunity for someone to demonstrate their skills in this area.  Check here for how you can assist with the Council’s digital transformation programme.

We offer the flexibility of working from home with a secondary base in the Civic Square offices in Motherwell.  You will be an integral part of the Secure Access Team in Business Solutions and have the opportunity to get involved in the design, development, maintenance and support of an effective and secure perimeter network Infrastructure which supports delivery of council services. 

With an SVQ4, HND or equivalent in an ICT related subject and a background in ICT, you should have experience in some of the following areas: Web Filtering, Firewall Management, IPS/IDS, CASB, VPN, SIEM, ZTNA, Cloud Infrastructure. Training and qualifications in other related best practice subjects such as Prince2, ITIL, management and leadership are desirable.

As a developing IT Professional you will be able to demonstrate technical analytical and problem solving skills, be self-motivated and organised, be able to work to targets and react appropriately and quickly to challenges. Good oral and written communication skills are also essential.

In summary, this is a fantastic opportunity for an individual to move into a team with a technically diverse workload and projects lined up that will help the council to realise its Digital and Cloud First ambitions. We simply await the right person to join our team.

The successful candidate will be subject to a criminal conviction check through Disclosure Scotland.

This post is temporary for a period of 23 months.

Please note that this post is a re-advertisement and previous applicants need not re-apply.

Working here at North Lanarkshire Council

If you’re considering a career with us, you’ll be keen to know what’s in it for you.  We have a great package of benefits available, from health and wellbeing to finances and family.  This includes 26 days annual leave and 6 public holidays, and a wide range of offers available to you through our NLLife reward site.  We also have a full package of learning and development through our learning academy LearnNL to help you reach your full potential and further your career.

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North Lanarkshire Council are Happy to Talk Flexible Working, we operate a
Smarter Working Policy.


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